When you choose a Medicare health plan, you may also need to choose prescription drug coverage if you have health conditions that require you to take medication.
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced April 3 that the Social Security Administration (SSA) will process requests for same-sex couples who are married and want to enroll in Medicare Parts A and B.
One of the more important benefits Medicare provides for enrollees is the coverage of much needed prescription drugs.
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced rates and detailed plan payments for 2015.
In instances when Medicare may not cover all of your health needs, a Medigap plan may be of interest to you to make up for the extra costs that can accumulate.
Now that you've reached the point in your life when you can sign up for Medicare, you should know what these plans cover.